Modern Zen Stories II - Best Blog Reads This Week

Another recap of some of the best things I've read this week.  Some stories or posts may be older than a week old, but I just got around to reading them during the past week. 

I will try to vary the subjects each recap.  Some on Zen Buddhism, some on mindfulness in everyday life, some on frugality, etc...  Hopefully they will all be useful in helping you to have a mindful, meaningful life.

"Peace does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble, or hard work.  It means to be in the midst of those things and still be calm in your heart."  ~ unknown.

Practices Derived from Buddhist Meditation Show Real Effectiveness for Certain Health Problems

Compassion without drowning by Diana St Ruth

The antidote to selfishness is you  on

Time is Money - Fallacy or Fact on

Being an ethical consumer on

In Norway a new model for justice on

No News is Good News - Disconnecting on this blog.


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    Laurie Buchanan

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